Apple introduced at this time that it’s positioned a straight-to-series order for Dickinson, a present that may star Hailee Steinfeld as poet Emily Dickinson.
Steinfeld is an actress and singer who was Oscar-nominated for her efficiency in True Grit and extra not too long ago carried out in Pitch Excellent 2 and three. Dickinson, in the meantime, is mostly thought of one of many nice American poets, however given her popularity as an eccentric recluse, her life doesn’t appear to be the stuff of nice drama (a latest biopic was known as A Quiet Ardour).
It feels like this gained’t be a typical biography, nevertheless — Dickinson is being billed as a coming-of-age story with a contemporary sensibility and tone.
The sequence shall be written and govt produced by Alena Smith, who beforehand wrote for The Affair and The Newsroom. And will probably be directed and govt produced by David Gordon Inexperienced, greatest recognized for steering comedies like Pineapple Categorical and episodes of HBO’s Vice Principals (although he’s additionally directed non-comedic movies just like the latest biopic Stronger).
Dickinson joins a various listing of unique sequence in improvement at Apple, starting from a reboot of Steven Spielberg’s Wonderful Tales, to a Reese Witherspoon- and Jennifer Anniston-starring sequence set on the earth of morning TV and an adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s Basis books. Apple reportedly plans to launch the primary exhibits on this new lineup (presumably as a part of a brand new subscription service) subsequent March.
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